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Accountant
  • Employer: Rushmoor Borough Council
  • Reference: FIN/22/196305
  • Published: Wed 18/05/2022, 15:06 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 05/06/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £34,373 to £40,578
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Rushmoor Borough Council, Farnborough Rd, Farnborough, Hampshire

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Accountant

£34,373 to £40,578

37 hours per week

Grade 5

At Rushmoor we COLLABORATE to make sure we get the best ideas from everyone. We know it is important to INNOVATE if we are to deliver the very best services to our residents and businesses. We need to be BRAVE, step forward and have confidence to try new things if we are to develop ourselves and we will always act with INTEGRITY in the way we deal with people and undertake our work

We are now looking for an ambitious accountant (minimum AAT or part-qualified CCAB) to play key roles within our friendly financial services team.

Replacing a colleague who has been promoted, your main duties will include the production of budgets, budget monitoring, accounts closure and the provision of financial advice to senior officers, including Heads of Service. In addition, you will continually seek out opportunities to enhance the level of service provided to our customers.

The post-holders will be required to take responsibility for specific revenue or capital budgets; for specific corporate projects or for specific areas of finance work such as (but not limited to) VAT, Treasury Management, Collection Fund accounting and Capital accounting depending on the distribution of work within the team.

Strong Excel skills and experience in the use of financial management systems will be required.

Its an exciting time to join the finance team at Rushmoor as we modernise our finance service.  You will be a part of this change and your positive attitude, excellent interpersonal skills and strong technical ability will help us achieve our goals.  If this sounds like the challenge your looking for please send your CV to hr@rushmoor.gov.uk or apply online.